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11 practical ways to set up Instagram for success

Promises of "one trick to get 10k followers!" and the like are just that... tricks. Don't fall for them. Instead, use practical tips to set up your Instagram for success. It doesn't need to be difficult, either. Read on to see the things you can do right now to improve your Instagram

Tools to make your Instagram life easier

You can run your Instagram solely from the app, but sometimes you need more functionality or need more in-depth information. For that, there are tools to help, such as these ones:



I’ve used all three of the above platforms and personally think Buffer is the easiest to use.

Post creation and editing

Managing your Instagram doesn't have to be annoying or time consuming
Managing your Instagram doesn’t have to be annoying or time consuming

Out of these tools, I’ve used Layout and Canva. I’m familiar with Flixel, but have not used it.

Hashtag research

I have never used hashtag research tools, instead preferring to use the built-in search on Instagram. I use a specific hashtag strategy (which I’m explaining in another article!), so I find I don’t need these tools to get great engagement from hashtags.

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